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May 18, 2013 6:00am PDT
's not about boxes and tools. it's about getting them to think spacially and to solve problems. >> angie heads up the lab. there is a lot of intricate problems you have to solve. wait, where does the hinge go, which side should it fit in? which side of the box should open. how do all these pieces fit together. the more practice we give them, the more advantage it is. >> they begin to think of themselves as capable, especially in an environment that has been traditionally male dominated. that they just feel more sure of themselves and more acceptable thinkers across the board. >> for these girls it's about thinking outside the box. >> it's cool to have a hands-on project like this where you are trying to build something with your hands. >> i think we can do things men do and should be giving opportunities for women to learn. >> that was dan ashley reporting. the maker fair is this weekend at the san mateo county event center. go to our website and click on "see it on tv" tab for more information. lots of stuff going on this weekend. >> right. we have lower temperatures this morning. here you se
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